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Turkey PM’s party rules out early elections

June 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A protester standing under a giant Turkish flag raises his hands during a protest at Taksim square in Istanbul Saturday, June 8 2013. Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan convened his party leadership Saturday as anti-government protests enter their ninth day, with thousands of people still occupying Istanbul’s central Taksim Square and...

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Global netizens worried over US spying

June 7, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

This undated photo made available by Google shows colorful pipes sending and receiving water for cooling Google’s data center in The Dalles, Ore. The blue pipes supply cold water and the red pipes return the warm water back to be cooled. (AP...

Koreas agree to hold talks on reopening complex

June 6, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

South Korean President Park Geun-hye, center, salutes to a national flag during a 58th Memorial Day ceremony at the National Cemetery in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, June 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, Pool) SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea...

Syria army deals severe blow to rebels in key town

June 5, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Hezbollah supporters distribute sweets to passersby, as they celebrate the fall of the Syrian town of Qusair to forces loyal to President Bashar Assad and Hezbollah fighters, in Bazzalieh village, Lebanon, near the Lebanese-Syrian border, Wednesday, June 5,...

Locked doors a sign of China work-safety failings

June 4, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this June 4, 2013 photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, a family member of a worker cries near the accident site after a fire broke out at a poultry processing workshop on Monday in Mishazi Township in Dehui City, northeast China’s...

Fire, locked doors kill 119 at China poultry plant

June 3, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Residents gather near a poultry processing plant that was engulfed by a fire in northeast China’s Jilin province’s Mishazi township on Monday, June 3, 2013. The massive fire broke out at the poultry plant early Monday, trapping workers inside a...

Vinegar cancer test saves lives, India study finds

June 2, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Tuesday, May 21, 2013 photo, a local health worker, second from left, speaks about cervical cancer to a group of women from a slum in Mumbai, India. A simple vinegar test slashed cervical cancer death rates by one-third in a remarkable study of...

Erdogan rejects ‘dictator’ claims

June 2, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken late Saturday, June 1, 2013, Turkish protesters clash with riot police near the former Ottoman palace, Dolmabahce, where Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan maintains an office in Istanbul, Turkey. Protests in Istanbul,...

Hezbollah, Syrian rebels in worst clash in Lebanon

June 2, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Pope Francis celebrates a worldwide Eucharistic adoration ceremony in St. Peter’s Basilica, at the Vatican, Sunday, June 2, 2013. Pope Francis is appealing to the “humanity” of kidnappers in Syria to release hostages. Francis urged prayers...

Court says Egypt legislature illegally elected

June 2, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Hamdy El-Fakharany, an opposition leader and former member of the now-dissolved Parliament, center, and other activists flash victory signs in front of the Supreme Constitutional Court in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, June 2, 2013. An Egyptian court ruled on Sunday...